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  • Trina Storage to deploy over 1GWh BESS projects wi - Trina Storage, the vertically integrated battery energy storage system (BESS) solutions provider, has announced the signing of the Letter of Intention (LOI) with Power Electronics, the world storage l...
  • Sungrow signs a 600 MW distribution agreement with - Sungrow, the global leading inverter and energy storage system solution supplier for renewables, forged a 600 MW strategic distribution agreement for PV inverter and battery system solutions with the ...
  • JA Solar: Continuous Expansion to 10 Billion Level - On May 18, JA Solar Technology Co., Ltd.(002459.SZ), a leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that the company intends to invest in integrated solar cell and module ...
India’s largest floating PV plant to go online by June

NTPC is now building a 100 MW floating solar array on a reservoir in the Indian state of Telangana....

March 17, 2021
Turkey’s 1 GW PV tender more than eight times oversubscribed

The Turkish authorities revealed that 131 project proposals, with a combined capacity of 9,440 MW, will compete in the tender....

March 16, 2021
Malaysia’s 1 GW PV tender attracts lowest bid of $0.0429/kWh

Through the fourth tender of the LSS program for large scale PV, the Malaysian authorities have pre-selected 30 solar projects with a combined capacity of 823 MW. The lowest bid came in at MYR0.1768/k...

March 16, 2021
Solar arrays on canals

PV installations on canals are common in India, as they provide electricity without occupying land, while reducing evaporation. However, they are still more expensive than ground-mounted PV projects....

March 11, 2021
Japan’s largest floating PV plant reconstructed after Typhoon impact

French floating PV specialist Ciel&Terre said the plant was split into smaller islands, with a square shape, to avoid stress concentration....

February 23, 2021
India’s largest industrial carbon capture and utilization project

Indian Oil aims to capture carbon dioxide from hydrogen generation units at its Koyali refinery in the Indian state of Gujarat for enhanced oil recovery at the nearby Gandhar oilfield....

February 19, 2021
Solar-plus-storage as an antidote to grid congestion in Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido

Chinese inverter maker Sungrow has switched on a 6 MW / 21 MWh solar-plus-storage facility on the island. The FIT project’s connected AC capacity is limited to only 845 kW, but the containerized stora...

February 09, 2021
India’s 6.4 GW solar auction concludes with final price of $0.034/kWh

The Andhra Pradesh solar auction was oversubscribed by 8.5 GW. Final prices are significantly higher than the record-low tariffs achieved in other recent auctions in the country....

February 08, 2021
Malaysia to allocate another 500 MW of rooftop PV under net metering

The NEM 3.0 program will run until the end of 2023 and will see the participation of residential, commercial and industrial prosumers as well as public entities and government ministries....

February 02, 2021
Turkey sets fixed tariff for licensed PV projects

Large scale PV projects selected in public tenders held by the Turkish authorities will be awarded a 10-year tariff of TRL0.32/kWh ($0.044). The tariff will be indexed to inflation and dollar-euro exc...

February 02, 2021